Meeting Of the Minds October  26th: 

A 6 Hour Continuing Education Event

Brought to you by the GCPMA

Event Information

When: October 26, 2022

Time: Doors open at 6:30am Welcome and introduction of vendors starts promptly at 8:00am

Where: Tinley Park Convention Center ( directions / map )

Address18451 Convention Center Dr, Tinley Park, IL 60477

Phone: (708)342-5485  - this is the number for the convention center

What: 6 Credit Hours for Illinois and/or Indiana

Event Itinerary

    • 6:30 - 8:00am  Registration and Continental Breakfast with vendors

 

    • 8:00 - 8:30am  Welcome and Introduction to vendors

 

    • 8:30 - 8:40am IDPH 

 

    • 8:40 - 10:10am  - First Speaker -
      • Dr. Tim Huson, BCE, PHE, PCQI (Syngenta)
        • Topic—Nuisance Ants: Your Best Offense is a Good Defense

 

    • 10:10 - 10:30am Break

 

    • 10:30 - 12:00pm  - Second Speaker -
      • Thomas Powell (MGK)
        • Topic—German Cockroaches: The Importance of German Roach Control as a Public Health Pest Using Assessment Based Strategies

 

    • 12:00 - 1:15pm  Lunch and Vendor Expo

 

    • 1:15 - 2:45pm  - Third Speaker -
      • Jamel Sandidge, Ph. D (Nisus)
        • Topic—Insecticide Resistance: Identifying and Battling Resistance in Accounts

 

    • 2:45 - 3:00pm Break 

 

    • 3:00 - 4:30pm  - Fourth Speaker - 
      • Ted Bruesch (Bruesch Consulting, LLC)
        • Topic—Rodent Behavior & Control: Using Their Biology to Your Advantage

 

    • 4:30 - 5:00pm    ***Sign-Out for Credit Hours***